*1818-83 - Social theorist Karl Marx
*1830 - Revolts in
Hesse, Brunswick, and Saxony
dethroned kings and create new
*1839 - Treaty of London.
Britain, Prussia and other powers
guarantee the neutrality of Belgium;
Germany violated it in 1914, so
Britain declared war.
Born: 6 April 1836
In 1840, at the age of 4, Ferdinand arrived into the
"From the Old to the New World" shows German emigrants boarding a steamer in Hamburg, to
New York. Harper's Weekly, (New York) November 7, 1874
Source Citation: Year: 1910; Census Place: Luther, Oklahoma, Oklahoma; Roll: T624_1265;
Page: 12B; Enumeration District: 0196; FHL microfilm: 1375278.
Ferdinand Haug fought in the
Civil War on the Union side.
Ferdinand was in Company
B, Regiment 40, in the Ohio
Over 300,000 Ohioans served
in the Civil War, the third largest
number of soldiers of any Union
"United States, Veterans
Administration Pension Payment
Cards, 1907-1933," index and
accessed 23 Mar 2013), Ferdinand
Kennesaw Georgia Mountain
Ferdinand was in the
Kennesaw GA Mountain
Battle and was captured
as a prisoner of war on
June 20 1864. He was
held at Andersonville and
survived, (whew!) This
was called the Morgan's
Raid into Kentucky which
lasted from MaySeptember of 1864. This
was a Confederate
Captured, Kenesaw,Ga., June 21st,
Ferdinand and his wife, Mary Emily Swearingen in 1880
were farmers living in Oakland, Cloud, Kansas. Ferdinand
was 41 and Emily was 37. They had 6 boys, William
12, Charles 10, Amos 8, Bailey 6, Harley 3, and Ober 1.
Cloud county was originally named "Shirley" county, but was later renamed "Cloud" county in honor of
Colonel William F. Cloud.
Cloud County was formed from the existing Washington County, Kansas in a joint convention with
Republic and Cloud counties. The county was legally organized on September 6, 1866 with Elk Creek
designated as the temporary county seat.
In 1887, Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railway built a branch line from Neva (3 miles west of Strong City)
to Superior, Nebraska
http://www.kansasmemory.org/item/227380 (Kansas Historical Society)
Luther and his wife, Emily, and now 7 sons, moved to
Oklahoma as Oklahoma was opening up for settlers.,
Most of Oklahoma was set aside as Indian Territory before the Civil War. It was
opened for general settlement around 1890—the "Sooners" were settlers who
jumped the gun. Statehood came to the poor ranching and farming state in
Oklahoma, but soon oil was discovered and new wealth poured in.
Ancestry.com.. Kansas State Census Collection, 1855-1925 [database on-line].
Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2009.
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and Emily, 67,
are shown with
who in 1910 is
22 years old.
Ferdinand died 15 Oct 1914 in
Luther, Canadian, Oklahoma, USA. He is buried in
the Luther Cemetery in Luther Oklahoma